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The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Check out our September Newsletter

Created 13.09.2017

Check out our September Newsletter

In this month’s newsletter we propose a selection of our most distinct resources, documents and news celebrating the recent advances in women’s rights in the Euro-Mediterranean Region, and highlighting women and feminist...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Egypt

NADRF studies how to encourage women to run effectively for local elections

Created 10.08.2017

NADRF studies how to encourage women to run effectively for local elections

When it comes to political participation, Egyptian women, especially those living in rural and marginalized areas, such as Upper Egypt, face huge challenges that often prevent them from stepping into the political arena. Despite the conservative...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Palestinian Authority

MIFTAH supports a fair participation of women in policy making in Palestine

Created 08.08.2017

MIFTAH supports a fair participation of women in policy making in Palestine

While women and youth make up the largest segments of the Palestinian society, their participation in the political life remains under expectations. Underrepresentation of women and youth in leadership and decision making levels severely impacts...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Check out our August Newsletter

Created 07.08.2017

Check out our August Newsletter

Our Newsletter for this month reflects the awesome efforts of equality actors across the Euro-Mediterranean region starting from Palestine where young men and women are fighting against GBV through a series of training; passing by Lebanon where our...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

Mouwatinet promotes women's participation in municipal elections in Sfax

Created 04.08.2017

Mouwatinet promotes women's participation in municipal elections in Sfax

Although Tunisian women have always been active in political life and despite the Tunisian constitution which guarantees gender equality, and the recent modification of the electoral law by the Tunisian parliament who approved horizontal and...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Lebanon

Women in front continues its struggle for female quota at the Lebanese Parliament

Created 03.08.2017

Women in front continues its struggle for female quota at the Lebanese Parliament

In June 2017, the Lebanese Government approved a new electoral law based on proportional representation for the first time in the country’s history, yet it failed in passing important reforms to this law, and most importantly the female quota....

The Foundation - Types of Violence - - Euro-Mediterranean region

The Foundation promotes women's role in countering violent extremism

Created 31.07.2017

The Foundation promotes women's role in countering violent extremism

Between the 18th and the 19th of July 2017, the Foundation participated at a meeting gathering more than 40 experts, practitioners and advocates in peace, security and Prevention of Violent Extremism (PVE). The meeting which was organized, in...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Active participation of the Foundation at the Southern Neighbourhood Civil Society Forum

Created 31.07.2017

Active participation of the Foundation at the Southern Neighbourhood Civil Society Forum

Between the 10th and the 12th of July 2017, nearly sixty non-governmental organizations (NGOs) from the southern Mediterranean and Member States of the European Union (EU) were invited, to Brussels, to exchange views with the European Commission and...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Women's organizations laid out strong relationships for future actions

Created 28.07.2017

Women's organizations laid out strong relationships for future actions

Sixteen associations from the Southern Mediterranean and the European Union participated in learning exchanges on advocacy and calling out to the decision makers. Eight of them have led advocacy campaigns on different issues (women’s rights...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - - MENA region

Apply to our call for applications for the mobilization of gender equality actors!

Created 17.07.2017

Apply to our call for applications for the mobilization of gender equality actors!

This call for applications aims to identify associations which want to encourage networking and joint actions with other gender equality actors of their territory following a local approach. The 7 selected associations (1 for each of the 7...

The Foundation - Miscellaneous - - Euro-Mediterranean region

Take a look at the new design for our newsletter!

Created 11.07.2017

Take a look at the new design for our newsletter!

This July, we are proud to present a new design for our newsletter. Check it out in the following link and let us know what you think. We hope you like it!Though summer is already here, last month has been full of activities, new reports and...

The Foundation - Civil and political rights - Tunisia

VFJ raises women's capacities to have an active role in politics in Monastir

Created 30.06.2017

VFJ raises women's capacities to have an active role in politics in Monastir

The Tunisian association Voix de la Femme à Jemmel – VFJ undertook a project which seeks to enhance women’s capacities to become effective leaders and obtain decision-making positions at local level. This project is developed in...

They are registered on the platform of the Euro-Mediterranean Women's Foundation

YEFL Young Egyptian Feminists League
Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS)
Seed of Peace - Oran
Salama's Friends
Bothoor Alkhaer Human Organization
Roles for Social Change Association (ADWAR)
Organization Dihya for Development
Association Tahadi pour l'Environnement
Association Entrelle Marrakech-Safi
Intissar Bendjabellah
União de Mulheres Alternativa e Resposta
Women in Business of Algeria
Nahda Association for Relief and development
League of Female Executives of the National Union of Tunisian Women
Women & Cinema
Challenge Association of Sustainable Development (A.C.D.D.)
Europeans Without Borders
Association Anaout pour la femme et l'enfant
Arab Institute for Human Rights
Social Association  Active Woman  of the Tizi-Ouzou Wilaya
Hassène Kassar
Association Beity
Tunisian League of Women's Political Rights
NAWF Women Entrepreneurs
Green Globe
Femmes Informations Juridiques Internationales Rhône-Alpes (FIJI-RA)
Faculty of Arts and Humanity Manouba
Femmes pour le Dire, Femmes pour Agir (FDFA)
Savera Liverpool
People’ Rights  Center - Sidi kacem
Arab Women Parlamentarian Network
KAFA (enough) Violence and Exploitation
Genre en Action
Palestinian Youth Association for Leadership and Rights Activation (PYALARA)
Anna Borg
Master genre et droits des femmes des deux rives de la meditérranée

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